The 69th Congress of BAPS is in Bruges, Belgium from 21st to 23rd June 2023. To view the whole programme complete with timings, please visit the MedAll site and click the schedule:

69th Annual International Congress | Event listing | MedAll

Short Programme

Wednesday 21st June

Time Room Description
09.30-10.00 Ground Floor Foyer Registration
09.30-10.00 Catering Room Level 4 Welcome Coffee
10.00-12.40 Main Auditorium First 2 Scientific sessions
12.40-13.45 Catering Room Level 4 Lunch
13.45-14.50 Main Auditorium Karl Storz lecture, Denis Browne Medal Award
14.50-15.15 Catering Room Level 4 Afternoon Coffee break
15.15-16.30 Main Auditorium Trauma and Oncology sessions
15.15-15.45 Room 6 Introduction to statistics
15.50-16.20 Room 6 ABC Embryology part 2
16.35-17.15 Main Auditorium Video session


Welcome Reception 18.30-19.30 at BMCC in Catering area level 4.

Thursday 22nd June


Time Room Description
09.00-10.20 Main auditorium Lower GI session
10.20-11.00 Catering Level 4 Morning Coffee break
11.00-11.55 Main auditorium General
12.00-12.30 Main auditorium JPS Lecture
12.30-13.30 Catering Level 4 Lunch
13.15-14.30 Main auditorium Urolithiasis Symposium
13.30-15.00 Room 6 Research Toolkit
14.30-15.00 Main auditorium Karl Storz Urology lecture
15.00-15.30 Catering Level 4 Afternoon Coffee break
By 15.30-16.20 Main auditorium Urology session
15.30-16.30 Room 6 Trainees Free paper session
16.25-17.40 Catering Level 4 and Foyer of main auditorium Poster walks


JPS Reception: 18.00-19.00 VIP Room BMCC, Invitation only

Gala Dinner: 19.30 – late Lio’s restaurant  Zonnekemeers, Site Oud sint-Jan, 8000 Bruges, Belgium. Ticket holders only


Friday 23rd June



Room Description
09.00-10.00 Main auditorium Upper GI session
09.00-10.00 Room 6 Case report session
10.10-10.40 Main auditorium Hugh Greenwood Lecture
10.40-11.00 Catering Level 4 Morning Coffee Break
11.00-12.00 Main auditorium Medico-legal Ethical Symposium
12.00-12.20 Room 6 Global session
12.00-12.50 Main auditorium Hepatobiliary session
12.45-13.45 Catering Level 4 Lunch
13.45-15.20 Main auditorium Thoracic session
13.45-15.20 Room 6 International Forum
15.20-15.45 Main auditorium Prizes and close

Council Meeting: 15.45-17.30 in main auditorium for BAPS members only

Industry exhibition: opens on Wednesday lunchtime and closes after Friday lunchtime.